Zoox is developing autonomous driving from the ground up, including the development of a unique vehicle tailored to autonomous driving. The Vehicle Program team is responsible for working cross-functionally to ensure that this groundbreaking vehicle is delivered on-time, to budget and to a very high quality standard.
Reporting to the Vehicle Program Director; the Senior Program Manager, Vehicle Issue Resolution will act as the lead for the issue resolution process, metrics and performance within the Vehicle Engineering team.
Guide cross-functional resources to develop and maintain issue resolution process and tools.
Lead vehicle Issue prioritization and alignment with program and company milestones.
Develop and maintain vehicle issue resolution metrics and dashboards.
Work with cross-functional technical teams to conduct regular issue status reviews.
Undertake program management of other aspects of the vehicle program from time to time as needed.
BS or MS degree in an engineering discipline or equivalent experience.
5+ years of experience in engineering or program management in the automotive industry.
Experience in vehicle development at all stages; product ideation, design, release, prototyping, validation, launch and production.
Proficiency using JIRA to capture and track technical issues.
Strong track-record in leading technical issue resolution in complex cross-functional projects.
Proficiency using tools required to manage complex projects (i.e. Gantt charts).
Experience in a highly dynamic start-up environment.
Zoox is developing the first ground-up, fully autonomous vehicle fleet and the supporting ecosystem required to bring this technology to market. Sitting at the intersection of robotics, machine learning, and design, Zoox aims to provide the next generation of mobility-as-a-service in urban environments. We’re looking for top talent that shares our passion and wants to be part of a fast-moving and highly execution-oriented team.
You do not need to match every listed expectation to apply for this position. Here at Zoox, we know that diverse perspectives foster the innovation we need to be successful, and we are committed to building a team that encompasses a variety of backgrounds, experiences, and skills.